Alice Ruth Ragland- Jordan


Evangelist Alice Ruth Ragland- Jordan was born to the George Sr and Eugenia Franklin on July 19, 1940 in Talladega, Al. She attended Westside High School. Evangelist Ragland- Jordan came to Columbus, OH in 1960, and made it her home.

Evangelist Ragland- Jordan was a well known soloist, pianist, keyboardist, and choir director for various churches in Columbus, OH.

Evangelist Ragland- Jordan loved helping and feeding people. She was a former daycare teacher, and she also worked for Franklin County as a security guard. She received her BA from The Ohio State University.

Evangelist Ragland- Jordan is preceded in death by her parents, Eugenia and George Franklin; husband, Jimmy L. Jordan; grandson, Lamar S. Owen, Jr; brothers, George Jr, John , Harry, and Spencer Franklin; and sister, Maryanna Dickerson.

Evangelist Ragland- Jordan leaves to cherish her memory, children, Phededa Franklin, Stanley, Medric, Terry, and Belinda Ragland; brother, Harold Franklin; sisters, Pauline Smiley, Edwinda White, and Evelyn Franklin; very special friends, Jesse Ragland Jr and Patricia Howard; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Evangelist Ragland- Jordan’s love will live on in the hearts of many people.

Visitation 10 am Funeral 11 am Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at Praise Temple Community Church, 2618 Bethesda Ave.

Interment at Evergreen Burial Park.


Condolence Messages

  1. Many childhood memories with Mrs AliceRuth such a sweet giving lady my sincere condolences to entire family.. R.I.H

  2. Pastor Jimmie Spurlock

    My condolence to the family, keep looking up God will strengthen you in this time of your lose.

    God Bless
    Pastor Jimmie & First Lady Tina Spurlock
    Vision of God Ministry

  3. Just sending a note to say I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. She will be missed but not forgotten. Love and prayers to you all.
    Moses Jordan

  4. Barbara (Hancock) Graham

    Mom you continue to live in the hearts of many. I thank you mom for the memories. Rip mom

  5. To the Ragland family, so sorry for the loss, of your mom. My god give your troubled hearts comfort in this time of grief. “Children of Miss. Alice I know this is a difficult journey you guys are going through, but try to remember such joyous moments you have spent with your mom, while on earth”. She has touched so many lives and has left such a positive influence on those who knew her”. Enjoyce in those beautiful memories of your mom. I know she would want you guys too. My God keep blessing all her children

  6. Sending our condolences to our family. We loved you but God loved you more. R.I. P. Your Alabama family. Carolyn and family.

  7. Jacqielynn Sowell

    To the Ragland family just offering my condolences. So sorry for your lost. But remember she is heavens gain. Sorry I can’t be with you all on Tuesday but I will be praying for the family. Terry take care of yourself. Sending much love to you all from the LYRIC SUPREMES. If you need us call us.

  8. My deepest condolences to the family and friends.May our most high comfort you and give you strength to press on throughout the days. . Love Dorita & Family Rest within the Heavens Ms.Alice

  9. Mrs. Alice will be missed. We had great conversation and lots of great memories. She will truly be missed. Also she was her great grandsons knight and shinning armor. He is missing her like crazy. Rest in Heaven

  10. Miss you Grandma.

Leave Your Condolence